by Paul Bass | Jan 30, 2015 1:49 pm | Comments (4)
Mike Carter doesn’t pick sides in football. But he does have a prediction for Super Bowl Sunday.
by Diana Li | Jan 29, 2015 8:50 am | Comments (7)
For the first time since October, New Haven’s public-financing agency mustered a quorum—and debated the rules for tying candidates’ matching dollars to the rise in the cost of living.
by Paul Bass | Jan 28, 2015 1:38 pm | Comments (10)
In the back, a bacon-and-cheese pizza was in the work. In the front, a reelection campaign.
by Ana Radelat | Jan 2, 2015 1:36 pm | Comments (1)
New Haven U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro’s liberal activism may not have helped her win GOP support of her legislative efforts in the outgoing Congress, but it has helped galvanize the left wing of her party.
by Paul Bass | Dec 22, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (5)
Nick Balletto has an elevator pitch ready for the state’s largest bloc of voters, assuming fellow Democrats elect him to their highest statewide party position.
by Allan Appel | Dec 22, 2014 1:20 pm | Comments (2)
Connecticut’s two U.S. senators called Monday for the Obama administration to respond—in an undefined way—to North Korea’s alleged hacking into Sony Pictures’ computer system and lethal threats against the airing of the movie The Interview.
by Paul Bass | Nov 3, 2014 2:12 pm | Comments (7)
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley made a rare public appearance in New Haven Sunday, vowing to fight for votes Tuesday on the urban battlefield where Democrat Dannel P. Malloy has staked his reelection hopes.
by Paul Bass | Oct 30, 2014 4:35 pm | Comments (5)
An immigrant-rights activist crashed Michelle Obama’s party for Dan Malloy in New Haven Thursday—and ended up impressed with how the First Lady responded.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 30, 2014 7:36 am | Comments (2)
State Rep. Dillon’s Republican opponent found it tough to get people to open their doors on the campaign trail. Dillon, by contrast, got not only a hello at the threshold of Mia Duff’s cozy house—but an invitation inside for a 20-minute chat on campaign issues.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 29, 2014 11:55 am | Comments (7)
With just a week to go until Election Day, Secretary of the State Denise Merrill told a room full of seniors that when it comes to voting, the crisis isn’t voter fraud. The real crisis is that not enough people are participating in the a fundamental part of democracy by voting.